Example sentences of "[noun] [prep] [noun pl] [adv] over the " in BNC.

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1 The former King Rat now spends his days raising funds for kids all over the world .
2 Due to the obsession of most comparative sociologists with problems of measurement , all sight of a global system was lost in the mists of dubious generalization about a host of discrete variables from societies all over the world .
3 The Met office has just agreed a prestigious deal with the International Civil Aviation Organisation to provide weather data to airlines all over the world .
4 Lyddy put the final touches to her hair and slipped two ropes of pearls carefully over the finished edifice .
5 I mean I think there are groups of women all over the country very interested in feminism and doing lots of good work and providing support for women who do want some sort of change , and so if that 's what you mean by the women 's liberation movement I think it 's a very good thing .
6 Algal , lichen and moss communities grow wherever there is a hint of moisture , in a variety of habitats all over the continent .
7 And with the help of breeders all over the world , they 've made a dramatic comeback .
8 A tiny creature which cuts a tracery of lines all over the surface of floating foliage .
9 Our future lies in further developing the appeal of our outstanding portfolio of brands with consumers all over the world .
10 This game is based on the Simon game that was a hit with kids all over the U.K. a number of years ago .
11 Erlich had seen nothing like it in CI-3 , in Washington Field Office , where each room had photos of wives stuck onto cork boards , of kids , postcards from vacations all over the world , cartoons , clippings of headlines and a huge blow-up of a quote from an English thriller writer : ‘ The most suspicious , unbelieving , unreasonable , petty , inhuman , sadistic , double-crossing set of bastards in any language [ are ] the people who run counter-espionage departments . ’
12 Apparently they had road blocks and patrols on roads all over the area , and they searched the grounds of the house .
13 So , there are these sort of centres all over the country , er but this is the first time that there has been one that has arts and science under the same room .
14 If you ask me , it looks like a load of picture of heads all over the bloody place !
15 The significance of the birth of Christ is not the sudden appearance of angels all over the place , but the fact that such an important person was born in the most humble surroundings — in a poor and lowly stable .
16 It was this hegemonic combination of a mighty domestic economy , a progressive ruling class ( in comparison with most others actually existing ) , and at least some desirable culturalideological features particularly attractive to ‘ modernizing ’ elites , that opened the global door to them and ensured the creation , persistence and often aggrandisement of social classes in countries all over the world willing and eager to adopt their transnational practices .
17 Most of all , he was a campaigner for human rights for writers all over the world .
18 Not only can we use the considerable buying power of Guinness to get the best prices , but we can use our knowledge of suppliers all over the world to ensure the highest quality product .
19 Nearly 30% of Americans all over the country surveyed by the Washington Post said they feared their city would be subject to a terrorist attack .
20 Contact Victim Support ( see box ) , a counselling service with branches all over the country .
21 The carrots which had been brought in were eaten between friends or carried away to does and families in burrows all over the warren .
22 This from one who has majored in sneaking out of bad acting in theatres all over the world .
23 But enough family likeness remains to make the chimpanzees ' tea-time a most popular attraction in zoos all over the world .
24 If you are so concerned with the kindly nurture of infants , I suggest you turn your journalistic — conscience — to those children begotten by inadequate stupid parents being reared in appalling conditions in slums all over the country .
26 With apologies to readers all over the glove ( and especially the innocent contributors ! ) herewith the real version ! :
27 more than the rise in prices generally over the relevant period .
28 It is the same battle , in a new form , which dates centuries back , and which finds support from peoples all over the ‘ Third World ’ who have been fighting and dying for too long for something which is so clearly their birthright .
29 ‘ When our case was originally rejected we got calls from authorities all over the country saying ‘ What 's going on ? ’ . ’
30 I have visions of bosses all over the land going hot under the collar as they see yet more of their staff enjoying the antics of this old salt — it could take over where Leisure Suit Larry left off .
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